Quotes: random selection

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  • Ben Nelson
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    A democratic and stable Iraq and Afghanistan are essential to our broader efforts to make no place safe for terrorists and to win the War on Terrorism.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
    Aristotle
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    The soul never thinks without a picture.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    Anybody can sympathise with the sufferings of a friend, but it requires a very fine nature to sympathise with a friend's success.
    Source: The Soul of Man under Socialism (1891)
  • Anthony Trollope
    Anthony Trollope
    British writer 1815-1882
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    I do like a little romance... just a sniff, as I call it, of the rocks and valleys. Of course, bread-and-cheese is the real thing. The rocks and valleys are no good at all, if you haven't got that.
  • Isaac Asimov
    Isaac Asimov
    American writer 1920-1992
    Isaac Asimov
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    I don't believe in an afterlife, so I don't have to spend my whole life fearing hell, or fearing heaven even more. For whatever the tortures of hell, I think the boredom of heaven would be even worse.
  • Archibald Macleish
    Archibald Macleish
    American poet 1892-1982
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    America is promises to take! America is promises to us to take them.
  • Blaise Pascal
    Blaise Pascal
    French physicist, mathematician and philosopher 1623-1662
    Blaise Pascal
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    We only consult the ear because the heart is wanting.
  • Zora Neale Hurston
    Zora Neale Hurston
    American novelist, short story writer, folklorist and anthropologist 1891-1960
    Zora Neale Hurston
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    When one is too old for love, one finds great comfort in good dinners.

  • La Harpe
    La Harpe
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    We always weaken everything we exaggerate.
  • Philip Roth
    Philip Roth
    American Novelist 1933-
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    When the whole world doesn't believe in God, it'll be a great place.
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